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Published:Friday | May 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Now that the prime minister has apologised to the nation, we are waiting to see what is next. The signing of the extradition order...

Published:Friday | May 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:I am disappointed in the way the Jamaica Council of Churches has joined in the multitude in meting out judgement without mercy on the leader of this nation.

Published:Friday | May 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA) can and will only remain relevant in the 21st century if fundamental changes are made to its forms and features.

Published:Friday | May 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: You had two headlines on Wednesday, May 19 - one relating to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and so the economy; the other to extradition.The IMF only gives Jamaica breathing space - time in which to put our house in order.

Published:Friday | May 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Invictus (Latin for unconquered) is a short poem written in 1875 by the English poet William Ernest Henley.

Published:Friday | May 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The level of crime in this country has increased exponentially to now cataclysmic proportions.

Published:Friday | May 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I listened with interest to the discussions on CVM Television's Direct programme hosted by Garfield Burford on Wednesday evening.

Published:Friday | May 21, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Your editorial of May 18, 'Why the JLP kept Golding', which claims, "The likelihood is that most of the (current ministers of government), for various reasons, would be unattractive...

Published:Thursday | May 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Now that the dust has settled and we all have the benefit of hindsight with regard to the prime minister's fine oratorical performance on Monday night, a number of things come to light that should alter...

Published:Thursday | May 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: All of those who are asking for the prime minister's head on a platter should refer to John 8:7, "He who is without sin cast the first stone." It takes a man - a big man...

Published:Thursday | May 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: 'Big-up' to The Sunday Gleaner editorial team for this week's edition. Section A, in particular, was a model of journalism at its best. It informed and educated in one of the most provocative...

Published:Thursday | May 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The recent call from the Jamaica Council of Churches (JCC) for the prime minister's resignation amid the Manatt, Phelps & Phillips controversy is outrageous, hypocritical and not of God...

Published:Wednesday | May 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The present Dudus/Manatt, Phelps & Phillips crisis has provided us Jamaicans with a golden opportunity to recognise that as a people we have power.In the face of corrupt politics...

Published:Wednesday | May 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Regarding the article NCB increases fees to offset expenses, published Sunday, May 16, 2010, the calculation of the percentage or make-up of our fees' contribution to net profit gives a gross misrepresentation...

Published:Wednesday | May 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Jamaicans, educated or not, settle for so little. While the mea culpa by Prime Minister the Honourable Bruce Golding is appropriate, it should have been followed by his resignation and that of other members...

Published:Wednesday | May 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Mr Golding has admitted that he raised the bar for good leadership, but by not resigning he has now pulled that bar so low that not even a snake can crawl under it.

Published:Wednesday | May 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I write to set the record straight with regards to me being quoted as saying, "anyone who knows the PM knows that his love for his party is first and foremost ." This was said during a press briefing...

Published:Wednesday | May 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Prior to the beginning of this saga, on three separate occasions I wrote to you expressing my disappointment and opposition to our prime minister for accepting the West Kingston's seat vacated by Mr Seaga.

Published:Wednesday | May 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The prime minister, in his statement to the nation, said the right words in the right tones. We consider this but a very small step in a long journey towards correcting Jamaica's social maladies and healing the tainted soul of the nation.

Published:Tuesday | May 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: My family operates a small retail and distribution business in a rural town. Since formation, we have used the same bankers and generally felt comfortable - until now.

Published:Tuesday | May 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Prime Minister Golding's handling of the Christopher Coke extradition affair has created a critical situation for Jamaicans.

Published:Tuesday | May 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Orette Bruce Golding has, arguably, taken on the job of 'Chief Servant' at the most challenging time in the history of our nation, as it relates to the high levels of crime and violence, the ailing economy...

Published:Tuesday | May 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The body politic is "a politically organised body of people under a single government". In this case, we recognise that the Jamaican state needs a radical makeover and requires transformation as opposed to reformation.

Published:Tuesday | May 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The church has every right to demand accountability in Jamaican politics, but setting a double standard is hypocritical.

Published:Tuesday | May 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: In 1963, John Profumo, a british secretary of state for war in the Labour government, lied to Parliament when, like the former United States (US) President Clinton, he denied having sexual relations...

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